Deacon Aruna Silva serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the Diocese of Las Vegas. In this capacity, Deacon Silva is responsible for the business services of the Diocese, including finance, investments, construction, employee benefits, property & casualty insurance, information technology, pension plans, the deposit & loan fund.
Prior to joining the Diocese, he was a Corporate Tax Director for two publicly traded companies and was also a Senior Tax Manager for KPMG, LLP. Deacon Silva is a California certified CPA (inactive), who holds Masters in Business Taxation from University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Accounting from the California State University of Northridge.
Deacon Silva is married to Nilakshi Helen and has two daughters – Nelisha (20) and Anisha (17). He was ordained as a Permanent Deacon in 2013 and serves at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church.